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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (3-4): 343–362.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Isabelle Hoog Naginski Isabelle Haag Naginski ACCIDENTAL FAMILIES: RITUAL AND INITIATION IN HORACE AND LA COMTESSE DE RUDOLSTADT Crashing Through Chapter 27 of Horace takes the reader to the Paris barricades. The revoltof June 1832, one of many between the two revolutions of 1830 and 1848...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 575–579.
Published: 01 November 2009
... mutable or inessential quali- ties of a thing from its defining essence or substance. Setting out to study the historical mutations of this double concept of accident, Hamilton develops three main lines of argument: first, he insists on the "symbiotic relationship" that exists between accidental qualities...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 579–582.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Kevin Kopelson BOOK REVIEWS 579 Hamilton tells us that one casualty of Locke's thought was "the awareness of the complex interrelation between accidental qualities and accidental events that had developed from Aristotelian theories" (117), but he states a few pages later that Locke's theory...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (3): 245–262.
Published: 01 May 2000
... anticipated Dada's demonstrations in Paris. Future suicides Rene Crevel, Boris Poplavsky, Drieu La Rochelle, jacques Rigaut, and julien Torma participated in these shows haunted by Cravan's spirit. In 1919, jacques Vache and his two friends were found dead, officially from an accidental opium overdose...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (1-2): 153–161.
Published: 01 January 2000
... to the fall of the statue of Mitys as paradigmatic of the way in which chance can be made to appear intentional: the most amazing accidental occurrences are those which seem to have been providential, for instance when the statue of Mitys at Argos killed the man who caused Mitys's death by falling on him...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (3): 271–291.
Published: 01 May 2004
... outcomes of accidental events. All types of accidental experience began to accrue sig- nificance as elements that could form the course of a life. Their increasing im- portance seemed to require interpretation, and how an individual reacted to an experience appeared to determine the eventual outcome. Thus...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (3-4): 463–464.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., Ernest Renan, and 1848," 233-52 Massardier-Kenney, Fran<;oise, "Histoires de famille: Family Histories in Sand," 377-85 McCall, Ann, "Fonctions narratives, dysfonctions familiales: Ie "parler-pere' dans les Lettres aMarcie," 325-41 Naginski, Isabelle Hoog, "Accidental Families: Ritual and Initiation...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 317–329.
Published: 01 May 2012
... books, the project of the Library of Alexandria was bankrupt to begin with, and its THE LIBRARY OF THE DISASTER 321 accidental destruction by the retreating troops of Julius Caesar, nothing to especially regret. Similar arguments were made by European writers in the Renaissance, though during...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 13–15.
Published: 01 January 2017
... party to which he or she could have been invited but wasn t. The host quickly fetches some stool or foldable chair, a plate and silverware that don t match the set, and seats our underdressed accidental diner at a corner of the table so that every one can go on with the festivities and forget...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 79–82.
Published: 01 January 2017
... mentor who cited his own influences in tribute many of them looking rather quizzi- cally at me about why we were spending so much time there with stiff backs, analyzing a painting with such great emotional investment, in a room where we had arrived accidentally by detour. Maybe that meaning would come...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 83–88.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., into some other har- mless topic. But she had accidentally pushed some of my buttons, tapping into both a personal anxiety and a po liti cal concern of mine. I heard myself expounding to her the high incidence of skin cancer, especially among Australians of Anglo- Celtic extraction, and waxing indignant...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 189–212.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., Balzac depicts the gender mobility of a female author only to contain it, this time through spousal mandate. Returning from a bal at eight in the morning, dressed en débardeur , Dinah accidentally meets her husband; despite his tiny stature and cuckoldry, M. de la Boudraye continues to wield...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 206–211.
Published: 01 January 2015
... feels that Rebhorn is in conflict with himself-unaccountably casting Boccaccio as an accidental humanist who groped his way blindly into the Renaissance even as he loads the reader with evidence that supports the opposite view. Though, it is true, the footprints of the great classical poets, historians...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 193–198.
Published: 01 January 2016
... their circumstances, a struggle against the milieu into which they had accidentally been born. These people, the transfuges, were always- already free in an alienated world where they fought to become something else, against and despite their milieu, in order to achieve their difference. James Baldwin writes: Any...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 135–149.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... The Romanic Review Volume 95 Numbers 1-2 © The Trustees of Columbia University 136 MIKKO KESKINEN A radio magazine accidentally publishes, in connection with Vox's name, the photograph of a tennis player, who happens to correspond to the audi- ence's image of Tristan's physical appearance. When the athlete...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 457–464.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Blacks and Jews after a Hasidic driver accidentally killed a Guyanese-born boy, Gavin Cato, setting off the violence that then killed a young Australian Yeshiva student, Yankel Rosenbaum. You are wondering what such a neighborhood can possibly look like, imagining it, and, literally, trying to figure...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 173–183.
Published: 01 January 2002
... by human evil, Hugo goes out of his way to select the image of light obscured-stars hidden from a supernatural witness by gunsmoke. 1o There is more to this symbolism than the accidental dimming of light by an external agent, such as a cloud. Light is faint or blurred or gloomy because Hugo consistently...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 430–439.
Published: 01 December 2020
... gone away, only hidden itself from intentional recall. It was waiting for the accidental but triumphal summons of a new perception that would resurrect the old. The success story, the regaining of time that Proust himself so much wanted to believe in, is invaded by a more intimate, frightened sense...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 455–478.
Published: 01 November 2001
... to be in- grained within the Rouaud family psyche. JEAN ROUAUD'S LOIRE-INFERIEURE CYCLE 465 bring the community together through the spontaneous inauguration of new types of celebrations and ceremonies. Thus, when the shop and its contents are accidentally covered with a thick layer of soot, Joseph proves himself...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (1-2): 87–97.
Published: 01 January 2001
..." was in fact consciously added in 1968 to introduce the series of post-scripta. There is nothing accidental about Aragon's forgetfulness; it is fact a conscious manipulation. So, while the story of the children is used to dispute Barr's claim to the truth, Aragon's defense of his own text is based...